Irving Elementary School

  • Irving Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Irving Elementary School's student population of 476 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Irving Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Irving Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank#1212 out of 1,252 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
77%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
75%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/an/a
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
44%
6%
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White
23%
77%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Irving Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IA.
Diversity Score0.720.25
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Irving Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Iowa by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaterloo Comm School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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